Earthquake Movie Review Summary

Actors: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Richard Roundtree, Marjoe Gortner, Victoria Principal, Walter Matthau, Lorne Greene, George Kennedy, Genevieve Bujold

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Charlton Heston leads an all-cast in this epic adventure story of personal dramas and the conflicts of a dozen rag-tag Los Angeles inhabitants all loosely inter-connected, reaching their breaking point just as a massive earthquake strikes the city. Includes stunning scenes of rescue from skyscrapers, underground labyrinths and flooding sewers, using Oscar-Winning special effects.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Disaster, Natural/Nuclear    -   Yes Kind of disaster:    -   earthquake

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   architect Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


United States    -   Yes City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles Misc setting    -   sewers/subways    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Unusual forms of death    -   dropped from large heights    -   boiling    -   run over    -   crushed    -   flamed    -   drowned    -   impaled Any profanity?    -   Some foul language Lot of special effects?    -   Yes

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